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Christian Walters
El Cerrito, CA
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Professional wrestling isn't exactly known for being especially gay friendly - which is a bit ironic for a form of entertainment that involves two or more oiled up muscle men in spandex playing a game of "Who's on top" -... Continue reading
Posted 1 hour ago at Towleroad
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For those who may have been fantasizing about a perfect gay marriage to Magic Mike and The Normal Heart's Matt Bomer will have to make room in their honeymoon suite for three. It turns out that not only is Bomer... Continue reading
Posted 1 hour ago at Towleroad
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Aussie Grindr users were the recipients of some mistargeted advertising this past Easter when the "location-aware social networking application" began displaying banners for Godlife, an American 501 (c)3 non-profit evangelical outreach site. Writers for Same Same reached out to Godlife... Continue reading
Posted 2 hours ago at Towleroad
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When the ACLU challenged Pennsylvania's gay marriage ban last summer, the trial was originally scheduled to be held this June. However, the ACLU this week filed a motion asking U.S. District Judge John Jones to rule without a trial .... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Towleroad
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Billy Eichner is the host of Billy on the Street, a comedy pop quiz show on fuse where the titular host accosts New Yorkers with random trivia questions for the chance to win cash prizes, all amidst madcap antics such... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Towleroad
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In response to AHF president Michael Weinstein referring to Truvada as PrEP as a "party drug", Mr. LA Leather Eric Paul Leue created a petition on Change.org to have Weinstein removed from his position. Having drawn both commendation and condemnation... Continue reading
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Roland Emmerich's Stonewall will be a retelling of the Stonewall riots, the iconic event that kicked off the gay rights movement, and one of the actors in talks for the film is Caleb Landry Jones, who is known for his... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Towleroad
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A few days ago photographer Mert Alas posted the above picture of Madonna to his Instagram account with the caption "In my room listening to the NEW ALBUM!!!!! Im DYING!!!!!! LET ME LOVE YOU FROM INSIDE OUT". It wasn't made... Continue reading
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California's Medi-Cal, a state welfare program serving low-income families, seniors, persons with disabilities, children in foster care, pregnant women, and certain low-income adults, has made it easier for the people they serve to have access to Truvada as PrEP. First,... Continue reading
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Macklemore, rapper and ally, artist of the pro-gay platinum single "Same Love", teamed up with Nike's Jordan line to design and release his own signature sneaker. Macklemore posted pictures of the shoe on his Instagram account and it's...certainly eye-catching. And... Continue reading
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Last year word got around that Nintendo's Japan-only quirky game Tomodachi Collection had a glitch in it that allowed male characters to engage in a same-sex relationship, including having children. This brought a lot of applause from equality-minded gamers until... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Towleroad
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Former Marine sergean Roger Dean Huffstetler grew up with a gay man without ever realizing it, and when he joined the armed services he bunked with a gay man in Afghanistan, or as he puts it, "I slept with a... Continue reading
Posted Apr 11, 2014 at Towleroad
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Douglas Kennedy of Millsaps College in Jackson, MS was interviewed by Christian Hendricks for a video project called "South of the Ohio" about his experience of being an out gay man in a fraternity. Being a liberal arts college, Kennedy... Continue reading
Posted Apr 11, 2014 at Towleroad
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Alec Baldwin just can't seem to learn and has once again wound up as the center of attention for throwing around homophobic insults, this time to a former Romney aide Garrett Jackson on Twitter. The argument was sparked over criticism... Continue reading
Posted Apr 10, 2014 at Towleroad
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Intent on continuing their quixotic crusade against equality, the National Organization for Marriage is hosting a gala to raise money for their second annual "March for Marriage" with tickets higher than $10,000. To be fair, each $10,000 in the larger... Continue reading
Posted Apr 10, 2014 at Towleroad
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In a misguided attempt at cheekily demonstrating their new tagline, "The truth's not always easy," Truth In Advertising included a transphobic joke in their ad. The ad features individuals singing confessions about various thoughts, deeds, and misdeeds, one of which... Continue reading
Posted Apr 9, 2014 at Towleroad
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The recent controversy over Brendan Eich, the Mozilla CEO who donated to California's Prop 8, has reopened some old discussions and prompted GayGamer.net's Jean-Luc "Neshoba" Pierite to do some digging into that donor list and see who else in the... Continue reading
Posted Apr 9, 2014 at Towleroad
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James Parker of England was born gay. He realized he was attracted to other boys at the young age of 10, he was accepted by his family when he came out in his teens, and as an adult he had... Continue reading
Posted Apr 8, 2014 at Towleroad
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One of the greatest assets in fighting HIV transmission is being able to talk about the disease, for it's when things are hidden and kept secret that they grow into larger problems. Column Five Media is spearheading a new campaign... Continue reading
Posted Apr 8, 2014 at Towleroad
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Gravelly-voiced Broadway super-gay Harvey Fierstein is revisiting drag for the first time since La Cage aux Folles with his new show Casa Valentina, wherein straight men vacation to the Catskills to dress up and act like women. From the press... Continue reading
Posted Apr 8, 2014 at Towleroad
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Lana Del Rey, the "stiff, distant, and weird" singer of "Video Games" has dropped a new single titled "Meet Me In The Pale Moonlight" from her upcoming album Ultraviolence. The tune evokes a lounge-y 70's disco vibe, complete with violins... Continue reading
Posted Apr 3, 2014 at Towleroad
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Not all gay men are the obviously-gay Jack McFarland stereotypes, but this little-known fact came as a complete surprise to Arizona Democratic Senator Cajero Bedford when her colleague Senator Steve Gallardo came out of the closet. She was so surprised... Continue reading
Posted Apr 3, 2014 at Towleroad
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Despite the increasing popularity and mainstreaming of video games as a pastime, the medium still has a problem dealing with anyone that isn't a straight, white male, be that in the characters represented in games themselves or in the attitudes... Continue reading
Posted Apr 1, 2014 at Towleroad
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So many gay children and teenagers who are disowned by their families wind up living on the streets with nowhere to go and no one to turn to. Fortunately, Michigan teenager Corey Nichols was spared this fate when the parents... Continue reading
Posted Mar 31, 2014 at Towleroad
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New Beginnings Montessori School of Bedford, Texas was the school mothers Dawn and Tracy Kelly wanted for their son, and it seemed at first that the school wanted them as well. During a tour of the school, Dawn explicitly asked... Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2014 at Towleroad
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